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The United States on Monday accused Russia of testing a ground-fired, intermediate-range missile in violation of a Cold War-era arms control pact.
A group of U.S. legislators is intensifying its probe on safety violations involving anthrax and avian influenza at a key U.S. health agency, Reuters reports.
July 29, 2014 | Plutonium , MOX , Nuclear Materials Production, Consolidation, Elimination
Lawmakers said they locked down sufficient funds to continue building a divisive plutonium-conversion site in South Carolina, the Associated Press reports.
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July 29, 2014 | Sanctions, Delivery Systems
The U.S. House on Monday approved legislation that would tighten financial penalties on Pyongyang, the Yonhap News Agency reported.
July 28, 2014 | Nuclear Nonproliferation, Arms Control, Disarmament
Iran's legislature may take a more active role in nuclear diplomacy, potentially reducing Tehran's flexibility in talks on a global standoff, Asharq al-Awsat reports.
July 28, 2014 | Arit John | Sanctions, Nuclear , Nuclear Nonproliferation, Arms Control, Disarmament
The U.S. Justice Department is blocking the release of files from United Against Nuclear Iran.
July 28, 2014 | Nuclear Weapons Programs
A senior North Korean military officer has threatened to launch nuclear arms at the White House and Defense Department, Agence France-Presse reports.
July 28, 2014 | Uranium Mining , Verification and Monitoring , Nuclear Trade and Commerce , Export Controls, Nuclear
India's pursuit of membership in an exclusive international nuclear-export trade group faces many challenges, according to one longtime expert.
Quote of the Day
Hwang Pyong So, head of the North Korean military's General Political Bureau, in a Sunday address marking the 61st anniversary of the Korean War armistice signing.
If the U.S. imperialists threaten our sovereignty and survival ... our troops will fire our nuclear-armed rockets at the White House and the Pentagon.